Fountain Hills AZ hotels. Find places to stay / hotels in Fountain Hills Arizona United States of America. Arizona scary stories, ghosts, hauntings, myths, legends, monsters and folklore. Arizona attractions, sights, wildlife refuges, national and state forests, national and/or state parks. Warnings, anecdotes and travel advice from Camelopard.com.
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Myths, Ghosts, Monsters, Scary Stories, Legends and Folklore in Arizona
The phantom, at Grand Canyon's Maricopa Point, of a luckless member of the Civilian Conservation Corps who fell to his death in the nineteen-thirties; the invisible but tactile ghost at the Park Hotel in Hot Springs; the phantoms in old fashioned clothes who are sometimes seen on London Bridge in Lake Havasu City; the plumed, venomous snakes that inhabit sacred springs, according to the Zuni people; the inebriated ghost in the ballroom of the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort, said to be that of a man who fell from the cliffs; the strange lights seen hovering in the Superstition Mountains; the thunderbird of Apache legend that dwells in the Superstition Mountains; and the bigfoot seen in the Huachuca Mountains (perhaps it was the Mogollon Monster), are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Arizona.
The draining energy vortices experienced around Sedona and in the Superstition Mountains; the ninety-two foot winged, alligator like monster, killed by ranchers between the Huachuca and Whetstone ranges, in what is now Coronado National Forest, in 1890 (a sample was sent for scientific examination - what happened to it?); the time shifts experienced by some hikers in the Superstitions; the sasquatch-like Mogollon Monster; the entrance to Hell in the Superstition Mountains, which emits the winds that cause dust storms in the Phoenix area; the phantom guests of the Hotel San Carlos in Phoenix, including invisible happy children and the unhappy Leone Jensen, who leapt to her death in 1928; the ghosts of the El Tovar Hotel at the Grand Canyon, including a dark figure seen outside and the friendly spirit of Fred Harvey, a former owner; and tales of the Lost Dutchman's Gold Mine in the Superstitions, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Arizona.
Reptiles, Birds, Mammals and other Wildlife / Fauna of Arizona
Mourning doves, pronghorn antelopes, kestrels, desert tortoises, cottontail rabbits, bobcats, mountain lions (cougars), gila monsters, bats, jackrabbits, coatimundis (coatis), ring-tailed cats, white-faced ibises, weasels, Gambel's quail, garter snakes, woodpeckers, badgers, skunks, greater roadrunners, more than one species of rattlesnake, hummingbirds, whiptail lizards, black bears, great blue herons, gray foxes, desert kit foxes, horned lizards, meadow jumping mice, reintroduced Mexican gray wolves, white-winged doves, spiny lizards, beavers, bull snakes, reintroduced California condors, javelinas (peccaries), occasional jaguars, desert bighorn sheep, kingfishers, sandhill cranes, ospreys, peregrine falcons, elk (wapiti), turkey vultures (buzzards), mountain plovers, bald eagles, burrowing owls, mule deer, coyotes and wild turkeys are among the wild animals of Arizona.
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